Explosion in Kabul: 15 dead, 300 injured

Explosion in Kabul: 15 dead, 300 injured

The explosion in Central Kabul killed at least 15 people, injured at least three hundred. About it reports Reuters with reference to the preliminary data of the Ministry of health of Afghanistan. Earlier, the representative of the health system in Kabul talked about 67 hospitalized.

A powerful explosion occurred in the morning on the square Zanbak. As told Reuters the press Secretary of police of Kabul, Basir Mujahid, a car bomb was near the German Embassy. He said that there are a number of other important administrative buildings, so it is impossible to say with certainty what was the purpose of terrorists.

Correspondents of the BBC and Reuters have noted the power of the explosion in a radius of several hundred meters from the scene of the houses flew glass and doors, damaged or destroyed about three dozen cars.